Norfolk County

Friday, December 21, 2018

The only elected members of the Broads Authority could be cast adrift as bosses look to trim the size of its board - in what has been described as “democracy in reverse”.

Thursday, August 16, 2018

Almost £750,000 was spent changing road signs on a major trunk road between Great Yarmouth and Lowestoft, it has been revealed.

Tuesday, July 3, 2018

The malfunction prone Haven Bridge is to be closed to traffic from Thursday night so repaired equipment can be installed and further tests carried out.

Sunday, April 1, 2018

From today people carrying out home improvements will have to pay to leave DIY waste at recycling centres in Norfolk.

Saturday, March 10, 2018

With a third river crossing plan progressing quickly and a £3.5m transport infrastructure improvement project going ahead, Great Yarmouth is seeing major investment said to help boost its economy.

Thursday, March 8, 2018

The decision to grant plans for Great Yarmouth’s third river crossing national status to help the planning process has been welcomed by a senior councillor and MP for the town.

Wednesday, March 7, 2018

The £120m project to build a third river crossing in Great Yarmouth has taken another leap forward.

Friday, March 2, 2018

The worst seems to be over as a long thaw sets in.

Friday, March 2, 2018

With freezing temperatures, fierce winds and more snow than anyone could have predicted, the Beast from the East is wreaking havoc on the county. If your home or vehicle has been left needing repairs due to the bad weather, making sure you take the time to find the right trader is extremely important.

Friday, March 2, 2018

Norfolk theatre company fEAST will be bringing a brand new adaptation of novelist Jeremy Page’s acclaimed book Salt to the Garage, Norwich, on April 20, as part of a 12-date tour of county venues.

Friday, March 2, 2018

An additional taxi rank is to be added to the Great Yarmouth seafront, at the expense of the current Trafalgar Road one.

Thursday, March 1, 2018

Motorists are being warned to only travel if absolutely necessary tonight with gusting winds creating snow drifts and impassable roads, particularly in rural areas.

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

It forced many to abandon their cars or stay tucked up at home, but the Beast from the East could not prevent the region’s dedicated public servants from getting to those who needed them.

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Transport improvement work in Great Yarmouth will see road resurfacing carried out on North Quay and The Conge from this weekend.

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

An information event about being foster carers has been cancelled in Great Yarmouth today due to the weather conditions.

Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Schools and nurseries are assessing the weather conditions as the county remains in the grip of sub-zero temperatures.

Tuesday, February 27, 2018

Widespread snow has fallen across Norfolk and Waveney overnight. Here’s where you can find out here if your local school has been forced to close fully or partially.

Saturday, February 24, 2018

People carrying out home improvements will soon have to pay to leave DIY waste at recycling centres in Norfolk.

Saturday, February 24, 2018

The growing problem of homelessness and rough sleeping is to be tacked with a £1.5m fund from Norfolk County Council (NCC).

Saturday, February 24, 2018

It has been described as an epidemic which affects more than 40,000 people in Norfolk alone.

Friday, February 23, 2018

Hard-working staff from Norfolk’s care sector were recognised for their successes at a glittering awards ceremony.

Thursday, February 22, 2018

Fundraising and donations have enabled a defibrillator to be installed in a secure cabinet on the outside of Great Yarmouth Library.

Thursday, February 22, 2018

A major superfast broadband expansion by Virgin Media into Great Yarmouth has been halted due to what the company calls “issues” with the roll-out.

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Nearly 700 adults and young people with learning disabilities could be missing out on essential annual health checks because they have not registered their disability with their GP.

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

More than 1,500 admissions to hospital in Norfolk and Suffolk over the course of a year were due to drug-related mental illness, new figures revealed.

Monday, February 19, 2018

Hundreds of mourners have paid their respects to a man who gave so much to his town that he was affectionately dubbed ‘Mr Great Yarmouth’.

Monday, February 19, 2018

In recent years, cycling has become the country’s fastest-growing participation sport – but that popularity has attracted the big boys. Mark Shields reports on how one Future50 member has been evolving.

Saturday, February 17, 2018

Residents of Great Yarmouth will be able to find out more about the plan to build the £120m third river crossing for the town by attending drop-in information sessions next month.

Wednesday, February 14, 2018

An increase in the number of kitchen fires across East Norfolk has prompted the county’s fire and rescue service to warn residents to take care when cooking at home.

Tuesday, February 13, 2018

Resurfacing work on a footway will be taking place along part of Gorleston seafront for three weeks.

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